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Donald Trump's America

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> In Donald Trump's America, undocumented immigrants will be deported en masse, Arab Americans will be racially profiled and the United States will "bomb the s--- out of ISIS."<p>In Trump's America, foreign Muslims will be banned from the US, Syrian refugees sent back to their war-torn …

Melania Trump was paid for modeling jobs in US before gaining work visa, records show

Melania Trump was paid for 10 modeling jobs in the US worth $20,056 that occurred in the seven weeks before she had legal permission to work in the country, according to detailed accounting ledgers, contracts and related documents provided to the Associated Press.<p>The details of Melania Trump’s …

Donald Trump

Photos from Boston's Anti-Trump Protest on the Common

Photos from Boston’s Anti-Trump Protest on the Common<p>Similar rallies were held in cities across the country.<p>By ·<p>Photo by Madeline Bilis<p>Photo by …

Women get top spots in Israeli political parties, putting themselves in line for key positions

A minor revolution is underway in Israel, with the female candidates catapulting to the top of party lists across the political spectrum ahead of the country's March 17 election, setting them up to claim key positions of power in the next government like never before.<p>While the number of women in …

Anti-Trump Protests Sweep Across the Country: Pictures

U.S. Elections

Socialists Protest Against President-Elect Trump » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>Far-left organizers are planning a mass protest in Boston against President-elect Donald Trump, citing the need to “immediately start fighting</b> …

On the bright side, the Senate has more women now than ever before

Today, as we’re coping with last night’s news, we’re looking for any rays of bright side we can glimmer. And here’s a major one: the newly elected …

Nervous Pentagon Wonders if It Can Slow Down Commander in Chief Trump

Every troop swears to follow the orders of the president. But what if those orders constitute a war crime? Some at the Pentagon say they could …

What A “Rigged” U.S. Election Looks Like

A voting scholar looks back at four contested presidential elections, and the various ways that the losing campaigns responded.<p>In recent weeks, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed that this year’s election is “rigged” and has predicted rampant voter fraud. While …

Donald Trump will be the only climate-denying world leader

If a Donald J. Trump administration acts on the president-elect's view that global warming's a "hoax," the consequences of the presidential election …

Climate

Transgender advocates fear reversal of civil rights under Trump | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Transgender advocates vowed on Wednesday to resist any effort to reverse or slow down an expansion of transgender rights made under President Barack Obama, fearing a rollback of his directives once Donald Trump succeeds him in the White House.<p>Donald Trump holds up a rainbow …

If President Trump Makes You Feel Powerless, It's Time To Take Action

Humiliation of women and degradation of the environment just got a stamp of approval in the US.<p>Amidst the shock felt this morning there is a lot of …

Donald Trump

A madman has been given the keys to the surveillance state

When the USA PATRIOT Act was signed into law on October 26, 2001, it erased many of the vital checks and balances that stood between the American …

Surveillance

Anti-Trump protests erupt across the US

Angry Americans have taken to the streets in New York and cities across the United States, following the election of Donald Trump to the White House.<br>The protests were sparked by the campaign rhetoric used by the Republican around, abortion rights, immigrants, and his pledge to build a wall along …

America is not, it turns out, better than this

In 2010, President Barack Obama installed a new rug in the Oval Office, featuring five quotations along its perimeter. Four are from past presidents, the fifth a paraphrase by Martin Luther King Jr. of the 19th-century abolitionist Theodore Parker: “The Arc of the Moral Universe Is Long, but It …

New York State

Trump’s win is a reminder of the incredible, unbeatable power of racism

He tapped into the most powerful force in America.<p>Donald Trump has won the presidency, despite an unprecedented level of unfitness and in defiance of nearly every prediction and poll. And he’s done this not despite but because he expressed unfiltered disdain toward racial and religious minorities …

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What a Trump Presidency Means for Cybersecurity, Net Neutrality and Internet Freedom

When billionaire entrepreneur Peter Thiel bucked the trend of Silicon Valley by throwing his cash and support behind Donald Trump, Mark Zuckerberg …